The company’s ‘Changing Voices’ festival will tour to four universities.
The summer season will feature works by Jason Robert Brown, Michael Friedman, and Micki Grant.
The first fellows in a program designed to foster a new generation of leaders of color are Jess McLeod and Aaron Todd Douglas.
The company will present five world premiere plays and a reading series.
Casting data show a rise in minority casting, though some ethnicities are still underrepresented onstage.
The initiative will support an exchange of playwrights and their plays at multiple theatres.
The season will include world premiere plays, classic musicals, and children’s shows.
The season will include three world premiere plays.
The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center will present Miranda with the award this spring.
Playwrights Angela Hanks and Gabrielle Reisman won for their takes on the work of Caryl Churchill.